How to migrate your emails from Yahoo! to Gmail

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Last updated on
August 3, 2023
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Thinking about moving your emails from GMX to Gmail? No problem, it's super easy. Here's how:

Login to Gmail

  1. Head over to, put in your email and password.
  2. Click that Sign in button.

Go to Settings

  1. Look for the gear icon at the top right of your Gmail page.
  2. From the drop-down, click on See all settings.

Start Importing

  1. Hit the Accounts and Import tab among the options up top.
  2. Now, click Import mail and contacts.

Add Yahoo! Info

  1. Type in your Yahoo! email in the text field and click Continue.

Give Gmail Access to Yahoo!

  1. A pop-up will appear asking you to let Gmail access your Yahoo! account. Click Allow.

Check Your Emails

  1. After the import is done, check your Gmail inbox to see if all your emails made the trip.
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